Dr. Greg Calligaro

DR Greg Calligaro

MB ChB, FCP (SA), Cert. Pulm (SA)

Email : greg.calligaro@uct.ac.za








Greg Calligaro completed undergraduate degrees in Medicine and Physiology at the University of the Witwatersrand, and qualified as a specialist physician at the University of Cape Town in 2009. He completed sub-specialist training as a pulmonologist in 2012, and is currently a consultant in the Respiratory Clinic at Groote Schuur Hospital, and a research co-ordinator at the Lung Infection and Immunity Unit. He is working towards a PhD examining aspects of lung health in patients with HIV infection on antiretroviral treatment, as part of an NIH-funded study conducted at the UCT Lung Institute. His research interests include the infectious and non-infectious pulmonary complications of HIV. He is supported by a Discovery Academic Fellowship, an MRC Training Fellowship, and two Pulmonology Research Fellowships from the South African Thoracic Society